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Poor appraisal rating arose as a consequence of fatigue caused by kidney disease

In Cunningham v Financial Conduct Authority an ET upheld C’s claim of discrimination because of something arising in consequence of his disability under S.15 of the Equality Act 2010. C is a qualified barrister, employed as an associate lawyer and suffers from chronic kidney disease

Article by: Makbool Javaid | Published: 29 October 2019

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TUC survey reveals 30% of requests for flexible working are being turned down

A TUC survey of 2,700 people has found that 30% of requests for flexible working are being turned down while also revealing that flexible working is not available to many workers, particularly in working-class jobs. In addition to one in three flexible working requests being turned down

Article by: Makbool Javaid | Published: 11 October 2019

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Acas offers guidance for young people going straight into work after A-levels

Acas has launched new guidance for young people who want to go straight into work after receiving their A-Level results which explains the basics around workplace rights. The guidance is provided under the following headings: (i) How much do I get paid for doing my job?

Article by: Makbool Javaid | Published: 6 October 2019

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One in twenty workers say they are not receiving any paid holiday entitlement

Resolution Foundation research has revealed that around one in twenty workers report receiving no paid holiday entitlement and almost one in ten workers are not receiving a legally required payslip. The analysis shows that the likelihood of a worker being subject to labour market violations is closely connected.

Article by: Makbool Javaid | Published: 4 October 2019